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Multi-Commander Plugin


Multi-Commander backup plugin only works with Backup4all.

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If you already have Backup4all, you can add the Multi-Commander backup plugin below.

Download plugin as XML file
Multi Commander is a multi-tabbed file manager and is an alternative to the standard Windows Explorer. It uses the very popular and efficient dual-panel layout.

About Multi Commander

Multi Commander has everything you need in your daily work with files to increase your speed and efficiency.
It has all the standard features that any file manager has, like copy, move, rename, view. But Multi Commander's big strengths are the special features that allow you to accomplish advanced tasks with ease.

How to backup and restore Multi Commander using Backup4all plugin

After you install and configure Multi Commander, you can back it up to move its settings on another computer or to re-configure it after re-installing your system. This is why the plugin to back up Multi Commander is important as it will save you time.
Creating a backup job in Backup4all using the Multi Commander plugin, allows you to back-up the application data files and registry entries.
In order to backup Multi Commander, you have to follow these steps:
  1. Download and install the backup plugin here: Multi Commander backup plugin
  2. After you installed the plugin in Backup4all, define a backup job and run it to back-up Multi Commander. If you don't know how to install the plugin and run the backup, read this article:
If you need to restore the Multi Commander files after a fresh system installation or on a different computer, follow these steps:
  1. Install Multi Commander and the Multi Commander plugin from here: Multi Commander backup plugin
  2. Open in Backup4all the .bkc catalog file from the destination.
  3. Press the Restore button and follow the wizard steps.

What information is backed up when using the Multi Commander plugin

The backup plugin mentioned above will add as backup sources the following information:
  • User settings
  • Registry settings

Raw Plugin (XML) Code: Multi-Commander.xml

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<b4asource version="1.0">
	<!--Program unique ID (GUID)-->
	<!--Program name-->
	<name>Multi Commander</name>
	<!--Executable file path-->
	<exepath type="0"/>
	<!--Minimum and maximum versions for which the backup was tested-->
	<!--Information about the plugin author-->
		<email>[email protected]</email>
	<!--Variables used in the XML file-->
		<!--If type="reg" then the value will be read from the registry-->
	<!--The backup sources-->
		<source name="User files" type="folder">
		<source name="Registry" type="registry">
			<registry path="HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-21-4127135719-2910590519-1903499359-1001\Software\MultiCommander" recursive="true"/>